A Great Day Of Racing
On November 11 the RC Club held its third race of the school with close side-by-side action. The SCT (Short Course Truck Class) gave the audience a lot of entertaining competition. In Heat 1 of Round 1 Mathew W. lapped the field with 22 laps in 5:07.06. Husayn, Ryan and Jordan followed him. In Heat 2 of Round 1 Brayden was victorious with 17 laps in 5:03.96. He was followed by Matteo, Jude, Nathan, Rohail, Alex, and Clarence. In Heat 1 of Round 2 Mathew W. ran away from the field with a 22-lap victory in 5:07.29. Husayn finished second, Benjamin was third and Jordan was fourth. In Heat 2 of Round 2 Nathan got the win with 17 laps in 5:04.88. He was followed by Brayden, Jude, Alex, Clarence, Rohail, and Matteo. The exciting action continued in the Mains. In the “C” Main Carlos earned the victory with 21 laps in 6:09.14, which bumped him into the “B” Main. Jordan was second and Benjamin was third. In the “B” Main the competition was tight. Jude got the win with 20 laps in 5:14.65 and a trip to the “A” Main. Carlos, Alex, Rohail, Clarence, and Matteo followed him. In the “A” Main Mathew W. continued his excellent driving and earned the top spot with 22 laps in 5:11.90. Ryan and Husayn were a close 2nd and 3rd. They were followed by Nathan and Brayden.
In the Slash Class the action was close with many exciting jumps and door banging action. In Heat 1 of Round 1 Mathew W. edged out Carlos for the top spot. Mathew had 18 laps in 5:00.35 and Carlos had 18 laps in 5:35.18. They were closely followed by Ryan, Husayn, Alex, Henry, and Clarence. In Heat 2 of Round 1 Nathan got a closely fought victory over Brayden. Nathan had 16 laps in 5:04.55 and Brayden had 16 laps in 5:05.99. Matteo was third, Jordan was fourth, Jude was fifth, and Rohail was sixth. In Heat 1 of Round 2 Mathew W. battled Husayn for the win. Mathew W. had 18 laps in 5:03.15 and Husayn was second with 18 laps in 5:11.92. They were followed by Ryan, Henry, Alex, Clarence and Carlos. In Heat 2 of Round 2 Jude lapped the field for the victory with 17 laps in 5:14.58. Nathan edged out Mathew T. for second by three seconds. They were followed by Rohail, Matteo, Benjamin, Jordan and Brayden. In the “C” Main Matteo drove well for the win with 19 laps in 6:00.54 and earned a trip to the “B” Main. Jordan was second and Benjamin was third. In the “B” Main Mathew T. and Brayden battled for the top spot. Mathew T. was the winner 18 laps in 5.13.55 and Brayden was second with 18 laps in 5:16.33. Mathew earned a trip to the “A” Main. Alex was third, Nathan was fourth, Rohail was fifth, Clarence was sixth and Matteo was seventh. In the “A” Main Mathew W. continued his winning ways with a 20-lap 5:13.96 victory. Ryan was second, Mathew T. was third, Husayn was fourth, Carlos was fifth, Henry was sixth, and Jude was seventh.
In the Stock Touring Class Mathew W. dominated Round 1 with 20 laps in 5:09.36. He was followed by Ryan, Nathan, Mathew T., Carlos and Michael. In Round 2 Mathew W. lspped the field with 19 laps in 5:05.06. He was followed by Nathan, Carlos, Mathew T., and Michael. In the Main Mathew rolled on with a 20 lap 5:07.45 victory. Ryan was second, Mathew T. was third, Nathan was fourth, Carlos was fifth, Benjamin was sixth, and Michael was seventh. Mathew W., Ryan, Mathew T., Carlos, and Michael all earned for the 4-Tec 2.0 Championship.
Thanks to all the parents who pitched in to help set up and clean up. Thank to Mrs. Ratowksi for the delicious donuts and munchkins. Thanks to the Hadley office staff and custodians for their usual great job! Thanks to our “Pit Crew” for helping our racers.